Toolbox


This space provides artists with practical information needed for upcoming opportunities and/or the production of work. It is divided into four sections;

︎︎︎ A list of artist opportunities.
︎︎︎ Guides and references for artistic and practical documents.
︎︎︎ Downloadable templates for forms of agreements and contracts.
︎︎︎ An index of technicians, craftsmen and artisans.








December


DAAD Artists-in-Berlin Program

Deadline: 1/12/2021
Type: Fellowship
Location: Germany
Duration: 1 year
Apply: berliner-kuenstlerprogramm
Details: For Filmmakers, Writers and Composers/Sound Artists, monthly grant installments for living expenses/rent, furnished apartment, travel expenses also for spouse/children who will be staying in Berlin for the entire duration. If required: health, accident and long-term care insurance, German language lessons (optional).
Jan van Eyck Residencies

Deadline: 1/12/2021
Type: Residency
Location: The Netherlands
Duration: 11 months
Apply: janvaneyck.nl
Details: For artists, writers, curators, architects, and designers. The academy provides each selected participant with a private studio and guidance of our advisers. Participants receive a monthly stipend of €1,000 and a working budget of €2,000 annually. Artists with families are welcome to apply.
Artist Residency Huet Repol

Deadline: 1/12/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Belgium
Duration: 8 weeks
Apply: Residence Huet Repolt
Details: Financial support will be granted to the artist for his/her production, for an amount of €1,500. In addition the reimbursement, total or in part, of travel expenses, can be agreed depending on the artist's place of origin. Artists wishing to be accompanied by their family may apply.


Garten 7

Deadline: 1/12/2021
Type: Exhibition
Location: Germany
Duration: 2 months
Apply: Garten 7
Details: We are looking for sculptures, installations, etc. up for exhibition at Garten 7. We willoffer subsidies for material, labor, travel expenses, etc. as well as support with construction, transport, etc.
SOFACO: Call For Proposals #6

Deadline: 5/12/2021
Type: Grant
Location: Mali
Amount: €3,000
Apply: Africa Culture Fund
Details: For artists with at least five years of experience, practicing and residing in Africa; ACF supports requests in the following two categories of projects: Applications for subsistence grants or Requests for assistance to creation. The funding covers a period between 4 - 6 months.
CCA-WRI Research Fellowship Program

Deadline: 6/12/2021
Type: Fellowship
Location: Canada
Duration: 2 months
Apply: CCA
Details: Each Fellow receivesprivate office, monthly stipend ofCAD5,000 and travel expenses. Fellows are expected to present their work publicly and participate in discussions, seminars, and workshops and engage with the CCA staff and local architectural community.



Propaganda: Open Call for Artistic Projects

Deadline: 8/12/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Georgia
Duration: 9 weeks
Apply: propaganda.network
Details:In the frames of the support, Propaganda will provide: GEL 4,000 for production and/or honorarium; studio space (if needed); curatorial assistance (if needed); PR campaign for the project. Applicant is free in selecting the medium and presentation format for the project, including the venue.

Henry Moore Grants

Deadline: 9/12/2021
Type: Grant
Location: UK
Amount: up to £20,000
Apply: The Henry Moore Foundation
Details:Henry Moore Grants supports sculpture and seeks to fund research that expands the appreciation of sculpture, through new projects, commissions, acquisitions and funding research and publications.
Fellowship Ch[a]rita 2022

Deadline: 10/12/2021
Type: Fellowship
Location: Morocco
Duration: 4 months
Apply: LE 18 Marrakech
Details: Open to artists, curators, researchers based in, or working on Morocco, and resonating territories, to propose a form of partial rendering of an ongoing research during a public programme planned for May 2022. The selected projects will be granted MAD 9,000 for conception, research/development, post-production/installation.


Mattress Factory 2021

Deadline: 10/12/2021
Type: USA
Location: Residency
Duration: 18 - 24 months
Apply: mfioc2021.artcall.org
Details: Selected artists are offered an honorarium of $5,000, a basic production and material budget, grant writing for project development, transportation to and from Pittsburgh, and accommodation in Mattress Factory residences.
UNIDEE Labs 2022

Deadline: 12/12/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Italy
Duration: 2 weeks
Apply: cittadellarte.it
Details:There is a €280 fee for participation in the lab (or €420 for both) and accommodation (cleaning and sanitation) whilst in Biella. Participants will be required to arrange and cover their own travel to/from Biella and food/living costs whilst in Cittadellarte.
Wild Bits

Deadline: 12/12/2021
Type: Residency/Exhibtion
Location: Estonia
Duration: 3 weeks
Apply: wildbits.ee
Details:Selected projects receive an artist fee of €2,000 and a travel grant. The average budget per project is €5,000. The production will be assisted by organizers by providing production facilities, tools, local manufacturing partners, specialized know-how and a smoke sauna experience.



Transforming Bricks and Mortar Residency

Deadline: 12/12/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Sweden
Duration: 8 weeks
Apply: Konsthall C
Details:You will receive a monthly salary of SEK 29,580 / month before tax.Accommodation, travel and covid-tests are paid for by Konsthall C. You will stay in our Research Station around the corner from Konsthall C. It’s a compact “tiny-house” suitable for one person.
Performing artists residency: BUDA/ NEXT

Deadline: 15/12/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Belgium
Duration: 1 - 3 weeks
Apply: Mophradat
Details: BUDA (max. 3 collaborators); covered is travel, visa costs, per diem, accommodation and meals. NEXT Festival (max. 4 collaborators); covered is travel and visa costs, per diem, and honoraria, in addition to production costs, and a presentation fee for the performance at NEXT Festival.
The CYENS – Thinker Maker Space

Deadline: 15/12/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Cyprus
Duration: 2 - 24 weeks
Apply: CYENS
Details: The open-call invites individuals from the creative industry (creators, designers, visual artists, academics or others), where art, science and technology co exists and unites. The residency is supported with a monthly stipend allowance of €1,200, expenses for international travel, mobility, accommodation, and nutrition, workshop expenses and materials, and remuneration.


Aichi University of the Arts Residency

Deadline: 17/12/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Japan
Duration: 30-100 days
Apply: aigeiweb
Details: Focus Area is Fine Arts (painting, sculpture, installation, print making, design, photography, film, etc. Production: fees and living expenses : 500,000 yen is paid to the artist by installments. Travel expenses. fully-furnished accommodation and a studio on campus are provided.
Cove Park: Funded Residencies

Deadline: 20/12/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Scotland
Duration: 4 - 12 weeks
Apply: Parallel Structures
Details:Cove Park’s residencies support research, the development of existing and new projects, collaboration, interdisciplinary practice, and the production of new work and ideas. These residencies are funded and each artist participating in this programme will receive a fee of £450 per week (incl. travel and materials allowance).
Parallel: Curatorial Commissions

Deadline: 22/12/2021
Type: Fellowship
Location: Australia
Duration: 2 years
Apply: Parallel Structures
Details:Parallel and the Murray Art Museum Albury will commission six participants to produce new projects. $7,000 curator fee, all fees, including artists fees, artwork loans, installation and/or public programs costs, to support your curatorial project. Travel costs including transport, accommodation and per diems.



Un|Controlled Gestures

Deadline: 23/12/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Egypt
Amount: €2,000
Apply: The Goethe-Institut
Details:Open call for choreographic projects from the Arabic speaking countries. It proposes to select ten artists from and based in the Arabic speaking countries. Each artist will be creating a choreographic project centred on notions of autonomy and body politics. We provide financial support for the productions and accompanies artists from conception to implementation.
Whippersnapper Open Call 2022

Deadline: 30/12/2021
Type: Project Grant
Location: Canada
Apply: Whippersnapper
Details:We invite you to explore process-based modes of learning to resist ideas of perfection in art-making and presentation. Whippersnapper is committed to paying fair fees to artists, curators, and other cultural producers. We will work with you to submit any additional project funding, and in this process emerging artists will gain grant writing skills that can be applied to future projects.
Brewers Towner International 2022

Deadline: 31/12/2021
Type: Exhibition
Location: The UK
Duration: 4 months
Apply: townereastbourne.org.uk
Details:Submissions from professional artists working in all media are welcome. Featuring both British and International artists, the Brewers Towner Award of £10,000 will be awarded to one of the exhibiting artists, and all


Sihl Delta Artist Residency 2022

Deadline: 31/12/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Switzerland
Duration: 4 - 10 months
Apply: sihldelta.ch
Details:Two spacious rooms, totaling 80 sqm, an initial grant of CHF 2000 that can be used at free will, and a small production budget for an exhibition at Sihl Delta as well as equipment. Accommodation is not provided.
Parallel Voices 2022

Deadline: 30/12/2021
Type: Festival
Location: Greece
Application fee: €15
Apply: Photometria Festival
Details:Participants are asked for one (1) portfolio of fifteen (15) photographs, of which eight (8) will be selected. Through them, the photographer will deal with a topic of his preference, an idea or even the narration of a story. The best nine (9) portfolios that will be selected will be the material of the exhibition entitled “Parallel Voices”, for 2022.
Cryptic Species - Listening to the Unseen

Deadline: 31/12/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Switzerland
Duration: 2 weeks
Apply: Cima Città
Details:Two weeks free stay on the Cima Città site
Support per project: CHF 500 for travel expenses or working materials;Overnight accommodation for a maximum of 14 people (seven double rooms), various common spaces; Use of work-, rehearsal- and presentation spaces; Per diems cannot be covered.


3rd Toronto Arab Film Festival

Deadline: 31/12/2021
Type: Festival
Location: Canada
Duration: 3 days
Apply: filmfreeway.com
Details:TAF began because of a need to fill a void that exists in film programming in Toronto, specifically a lack of films from the Arab regions and a desire to reinstate a tradition of going out to watch films that has been lost.


Machi Mashy: Call for Participants

Deadline: 31/12/2021
Type: Workshop
Location: Cairo, Rabat, or Online
Duration: 2 days
Apply: Machi Mashy
Details: A workshop for those generally interested in language, dialects and colloquials; artists, writers, translators, linguists, among others from the Arabic-speaking lands. The workshops will take place by mid-January 2022 in Cairo, Rabat or Online. Limited number of participants; Selected participants will receive an honorarium for their contributions. Get in touch with us via: machimashy@gmail.com





November


Mentorship Building Beyond

Deadline: 1/11/2021
Type: Mentorship program
Location: The Netherlands
Duration: 1 year
Apply: Stimulerings Fonds
Details: For creatives, designers, artists, thinkers or architects from Africa. Four mentors will guide the mentees, offer monthly online masterclasses, and peer-group sessionsand a visitor's programme in the Netherlands. 12 scholarships of €10,000 each will be granted to work on the concept for a body of work.
Emmanuel College Artist in Residence

Deadline: 1/11/2021
Type: Residency
Location: USA
Duration: 2 months
Apply: emmanuel.edu
Details: For artists in one of the four categories: ceramics, photography, printmaking and social practice. Artists will receive a stipend of $1,000. International artists may receive travel costs and visa up to an additional $1,000. Lodging is provided in the college dorms, with access to a small kitchen.
BBBank Projection Mapping Prize

Deadline: 2/11/2021
Type: Prize
Location: Germany
Amount: €10,000
Apply: zkm.de
Details: The proposal should engage with the history of technology that relates to Karlsruhe. The Grand Prize is 10,000 Euro (plus production costs), the second and third prizes are 5,000 Euro and 2,000 Euro, respectively. ZKM will provide curatorial support and technical assistance.



AiR Goyki 3

Deadline: 4/11/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Poland
Duration: 2 months
Apply: Gyoki3
Details: For creators of visual art, writers, performance artists and individuals involved in the popularisation of science from Poland and abroad. Will have access to an atelier, networking with the local art scene, arranging meetings/visits to institutions relevant to residents’ profiles, curatorial support, project implementation costs for two residents up to the amount of PLN 8,000 gross per resident.
Between the Rains

Deadline: 5/11/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Sweden
Duration: 12 weeks
Apply: Art Inside Out
Details: Art Inside Out invites you to an artistic residency where “ecological literacy” is used as point of departure. Each accepted artist will receive equivalent to SEK 138,000 for a 12 week long residency, and a production budget of SEK 20,000. Art Inside Out covers associated costs such as travel, housing, workspaces and process management.
Zaratan AIR 2022 - Annual Grant

Deadline: 10/11/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Portugal
Duration: 4 weeks
Apply: Zaratan
Details: Once a year Zaratan offers a 4-week residency grant, which covers the studio and accommodation fees for one artist selected through the applications process. Emerging and professional artists, performers, musicians, curators, writers and other cultural agents are eligible to apply.



School of Commons 2022

Deadline: 14/11/2021
Type: Call for projects
Location: Switzerland/Online
Duration: 10 months
Apply: School of Commons
Details: Looking for groups, duos and individuals who want to collaboratively and actively shape the programme and content of the SoC year 2022. We can offer support in the form of guidance, a project budget, and a wonderful community of peers to help shape the educational environment you’d like to be a part of.
MEP Residence

Deadline: 14/11/2021
Type: Residency
Location: France
Duration: 3 months
Apply: MEP
Details: The purpose of this residency is to support young African artists and highlight practices that explore new forms of photography. The recipient will be receive a studio with a work-place and a furnished living-place (bedroom, shower , kitchen, wifi), located in the heart of Paris, as well as artistic and professional guidance: access to the networks and documentary resources of the three partners.
Web Residencies No. 17

Deadline: 15/11/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Online
Duration: 4 weeks
Apply: akademie-solitude.de
Details: Artists are invited to experience, explore and enjoy taking a restful break in a utopian space of possibility from an intersectional and queer feminist perspective. This call is rewarded with a four-week residency and a 750-euro grant. Artists and students of all disciplines as well as former or current Solitude fellows may apply. There is no age limit.



The Cité Internationale des Arts

Deadline: 15/11/2021
Type: Residency
Location: France
Duration: 3 or 6 months
Apply: Institut Français
Details: Candidates must necessarily be supported by one or more cultural partners. The associated partner(s) must carry out the application process for the artist, and finance the artist's travel, provide a living allowance (700€ per month, minimum) and other expenses (visa, insurance…), and carry out the process of submitting the artist's application.
EMMA: Designers in Residence

Deadline: 15/11/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Germany
Duration: 3 months
Apply: Kreativzentrum Pforzheim
Details: Fully equipped workplaces in the workshops will be available for the scholarship holders use, as well as accommodation for the period of the scholarship. In addition, each scholarship holder receives a monthly support and covering of travel expenses. The results of the work fellowship will be presented in an exhibition at the EMMA – Creative Center Pforzheim.
Focal Point Publishing Grant

Deadline: 15/11/2021
Type: Grant
Location: UAE
Amount: Total of $30,000
Apply: Sharjah Art Foundation
Details: Publishing and distribution support will be awarded to multiple grantees in three categories: long-form essays, reproduction of small publications and experimental publications. This grant supports a broad range of books on modern and contemporary art, including artist books, catalogues and scholarly volumes.



Berliner Festspiele: Stückemarkt 2022

Deadline: 17/11/2021
Type: Festival
Location: Germany
Duration: 2 weeks
Apply: Berliner Festspiele
Details: One of the invited artists or groups will be awarded the Stückemarkt Commission of Work, with a sum of €10,000 dedicated to the production of a new work with a partner theatre in Germany. The festival covers payment of travel costs, public transport transfer within Berlin and hotel accommodation.
Repairing the Present

Deadline: 21/11/2021
Type: Fellowship
Location: EU
Amount: Up to €40,000
Apply: S+T+ARTS
Details: A program that includes a 6-month fellowship starting in February 2022, and multiple exhibitions and events. Support includes up to €40,000 budget for the 21 selected artists to cover the artist fee and other fellowship related costs (including but not limited to: artwork/prototype production, transportation to joint Prototyping Park exhibitions, travel and accommodation expenses, insurance).
Municipal Art Acquisitions 2022

Deadline: 22/11/2021
Type: Call for acquisitions
Location: The Netherlands
Apply: Stedelijk
Details: Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam organizes an Open Call entitled 'Guna-Guna: Design, Contemporary Art and Diasporic Magic'. It will be followed by a jury selection and a group exhibition, parts of which will be acquired for the collection of the museum. It is intended for designers and artists working and/or living in the Netherlands, regardless of nationality. Existing works, works in progress and new works to are eligible for submission.



Collide Residency Award

Deadline: 22/11/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Geneva, Barcelona
Duration: 3 months
Apply: Arts at CERN
Details: The aim if the residency is nurture dialogue between art and science. The selected residents will be offered 15,000 Swiss Francs as a research and artistic production award. Personal allowance for two months at CERN in Geneva and one month in Barcelona. Travel and accommodation costs within a fixed budget for the three months of the artistic residency at CERN and in Barcelona.
Audiovisual Residency 2022

Deadline: 22/11/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Belgium
Duration: 2 months
Apply: Goethe Belgium
Details: We are looking for four motivated filmmakers from the Arab diaspora based in Belgium to produce their own short documentary film in Belgium during 2022. Each film will get a total budget of €2000 for production. A per diem is provided by the Goethe institute for expenses during the resident (eligible expenses are limited to lodging, food and local transport).
Culture Resource: Production Award

Deadline: 25/11/2021 (extended)
Type: Grant
Location: Lebanon
Amount: Up to €13,000
Apply: Mawred.org
Details: For artists and writers from the Arab region, under 35, grants that enable them to produce their first creative projects. Grants of up to €8,500 for projects in: literature, music, performing arts and visual arts and of up to €13,000 for projects in: cinema and video. Every year, 20 projects are selected for the grants.



BAR TOOL#4:Common study program

Deadline: 28/11/2021
Type: Study program
Location: Barcelona + Online
Duration: 6 Months
Apply: Bar Project
Details: A practice-based training program that will take place offline and online. The starting point for this year’s program is the multi-layer project “If I could wish for something” by Dora García and the ideas it conveys about love and solidarity as ways for emancipation. Tuition for the whole program is €250.
Akademie Schloss Fellowships

Deadline: 30/11/2021
Type: Fellowship
Location: Germany
Duration: 12 months
Apply: Akademie Schloss Solitude
Details: Living/working studio, amonthly fellowship grant of €1,200, travel expenses for arrival and departure (on a one-time basis). The Akademie also offers: transport expenses subsidy for the carriage of materials, tools, instruments and books to Stuttgart and from Stuttgart to the fellow’s home town, project funding and one-off materials subsidy.
Leonardo Rebooted

Deadline: 30/11/2021
Type: Grant
Location: Spain/France
Amount: €5,000
Apply: quoartis.org
Details: A grant to support Art & Science projects through the production of two artworks that must be presented in digital or video format. This are two categories: "Artificial Intelligence & Quantum Computing" and "Synthetic Biology".  The selected proposals will receive a total sum of €5,000 —to cover the artist fee and production costs.



Amant Residency

Deadline: 30/11/2021
Type: Residency
Location: USA
Duration: 3 months
Apply: Amant Foundation
Details: Residents receive round-trip economy flights to New York and airport transfers as well as a monthly expense allowance of $3,000 US to offset the costs of accommodation, transport, and day-to-day expenses. Please be advised that the Amant studios are not residential.
Fondation Fiminco: Curatorial Residency

Deadline: 30/11/2021
Type: Residency
Location: France
Duration: 6 Months
Apply: Fondation Fiminco
Details: The curator resident will be accommodated in a furnished studio, will recieve €10,000 research grant as well as €20,000 production grant for exhibitions and other types of events organized by the curator during the residency program. The artists in residency’s exhibition will also benefit from a complementary budget.


October



Rijkakademie Residency

Deadline: 1/10/2021
Type: Residency
Location: The Netherlands
Duration: 2 years
Apply: The Rijksakademie
Details: An international residency programme to around 50 artists that provides space for research, experiment and production of new work. Residents are supported with a studio, a work budget, a stipend and advice from leading art professionals.
Grants for Artists’ Practice

Deadline: 1/10/2021
Type: Grant
Location: Belgium
Amount: $2500 or $5000
Apply: Mophradat
Details: The grantprovides artists with flexible financial support to be used towards their livelihood, ongoing research, the realization of a particular proposal as well asconnecting the participating artists with their peers (of the selection committee)to engage in a structured dialogue.

2nd Microbiennale


Deadline: 1/10/2021
Type: Biennale
Location: Russia
Apply: Microbiennal
Details: The theme of the exhibition is “Rites of Decolonization”. We would like to expand the existing concept of postcolonial criticism in the modern artistic process. Medium:
Graphics/petroglyphs, objects/artifacts, performances/rituals, painting/cave painting, sculpture/idols, etc.



Camargo: Core Program

Deadline: 1/10/2021
Type: Residency
Location: France
Duration: 6 - 11 weeks
Apply: The Camargo Foundation
Details: A stipend of EUR 250 per week is provided, as is funding for basic transportation to and from Cassis for the Fellow for the residency. In the case of air travel, basic coach class booked in advance is covered. Accompanying family memebers are welcome to accompany fellows for short stays/the duration of the residency.
Production Residency 2022

Deadline: 3/10/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Austria
Duration: 2 months
Apply: Weltmuseum Wien
Details: A residency to produce an artwork with soundon the topic of “Imagining Caring Futures: Art, Imagination, and Empathy”. The museum offers a stipend of €4,000, artist fee of €4,000, production costs of up to €2,500 and accommodation for up to 2 people in a single apartment and travel costs to/from Vienna.
To-gather

Deadline: 3/10/2021
Type: Call for collaborations
Location: Switzerland
Amount: Up to CHF 50,000
Apply: Pro Helvetia
Details: «To-gather» International Collaboration aims to supports 2–3-year collaborations between artists, cultural practitioners, organisations and institutions in Switzerland and their counterparts in the regions of the Pro Helvetia liaison offices.



Call for fellowships »Under Utopia«

Deadline: 3/10/2021
Type: Fellowship
Location: Germany
Duration: 4 months
Apply: Akademie Schloss Solitude
Details: A monthly stipend of €1,200 euros (plus one-time expenses incurred by the fellowship holder traveling to and from Stuttgart from their primary residence), if applicable, a project-related budget, and combined apartment studio.
The New Dimensions Lab

Deadline: 4/10/2021, 5 PM CAT
Type: Lab
Location: South Africa
Duration: 1 week
Apply: Electric South
Details: 12 physical and 6 virtual applicants will be selected to join a private retreat where artists engage in discussions and masterclasses, and workshop their creative projects. For citizens or permanent residents of an African country.
Residency at La Maison presées

Deadline: 10/10/2021
Type: Residency
Location: France
Duration: 1 month
Apply: CreArt
Details: The organization covers is €600 for travel, €800 for materials, accommodation, €700subsistence costs and €1,000 as artist’s fee. Open to artists who are part of CreArt Network of Cities: Aveiro, Valladolid, Clermont-Ferrand, Genoa, Lecce, Liverpool, Lublin, Katowice, Kaunas, Skopje and Zagreb.



Enclave' Land Art Residency

Deadline: 10/10/2021, 10 pm (GMT+2)
Type: Residency
Location: Spain
Duration: 2 weeks
Apply: Enclave Land Art
Details: The organization coveres travel costs up to €200, a grant of €600, shared accommodation and workshop, up to €300 budget for material costs, all meals included, as well as logistic and practical assistance possible. Open to artists of any age and nationality.
Clark Fellowships

Deadline: 15/10/2021
Type: Fellowship
Location: USA
Amount: Up to $30,000
Apply: The Clark Foundation
Details:Applicants must be Ph.D. or equivalent holders. Fellowships are awarded on a scale related to need and earnings, up to a maximum rate of $30,000 per semester. Travel to and from the Clark will be reimbursed for the scholar and an accompanying family member.

The WARC Travel Grant

Deadline: 15/10/2021
Type: Grant
Location: Africa
Amount: Up to $3,000
Apply: WARA
Details: The West Africa Research Center provides travel grants up to $1,500 and a stipend of $1,500 to be used to attend/present papers at academic conferences held in Africa, engage in collaborative work with colleagues at another African institution or travel to a research site in Africa.


Art OMI: Architecture - Artists - Writers

Deadline: 15/10/2021
Type: Residency
Location: USA
Duration: 1 month
Apply: Art OMI
Details: Art OMI has distinct residency programs. Through a jury process, residents are chosen, invited to attend at no cost, except travel. Catered meals and comfortable lodgings are provided. Located in Columbia County, New York—two hours north of New York City by train.
Open Call: Artists’ Publications

Deadline: 15/10/2021
Type: Grant
Location: India
Amount: up to INR400,000
Apply: praf.in
Details: PRAF will support the publication of the book, including production (design, layout, copyediting etc.), printing costs (up to INR 350,000), distribution in the South Asian region, and an artist fees (INR50,000). Mentorship will be available from Praf team and also experienced practitioners including some jury members.
Yunus Emre Film Competition

Deadline: 15/10/2021
Type: Film competition
Location: Turkey
Amount: up $10,000
Apply: yee.org
Details: Eight short films that make it to the final of The International Yunus Emre Short Film Competition will be awarded cash prizes. Against the face of xenophobia, hate speech, discrimination and marginalisation, the competition is calling to convey the words of Yunus Emre into movie sequences by those working in the film sector.



Critical Practice Programme 2022

Deadline: 16/10/2021
Type: Program
Location: UAE
Duration: Up to 1 year
Apply: tashkeel.org
Details: Open to all visual arts practitioners in the UAE over the age of 21 pursuing a self-directed programme. tThe programme offers studio support, critique and production for practicing, contemporary artists living and working in the UAE up to one year.
Switch 2021: Open Call

Deadline: 17/10/2021
Type: Exhibition
Location: Ireland
Duration: 1 week
Apply: s-w-i-t-c-h.org
Details: For artists working with film, lens-based media and moving image. Eight works will be selected, to run simultaneously from 4pm to midnight daily. The event itself will be accompanied by a small publication & a website. An artist fee of €225 will be paid to each artist for the showing of the work.
Nanjing Virtual Writers' Residency

Deadline: 20/10/2021
Type: Residency
Location: China
Duration: 1 month
Apply: UNESCO City of Literature
Details: Applicants should come from UNESCO literary cities. Six resident writers will be selected by the panel for a virtual residency in November 2021. Six candidates and will receive an allowance of $800 for their participation in the programme.




Open Call: Media Arts

Deadline: 21/10/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Belgium
Duration: 2 weeks
Apply: Bozar
Details: Looking for 4 artists from the Arab world and from Europe to engage in a 2-week residency in Brussels. Each resident will get an artist fee of €1,000 and a production budget of €2,500. The organisers will cover the accommodation, travel costs and food, as well as possible expenses linked to the visa procedure.
The Other Normal: Remote Residency

Deadline: 22/10/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Jordan (Online)
Duration: 1 month
Apply: remotecloseness
Details: RemIn the world of the ‘new’ normal, how could we create an ‘other’ normal that better defines who we are? Remote residencies are for researchers and art practitioners in Jordan to explore alternative realities and redefine the role of art in the current context. The residents will receive a stipend of €500 for their participation in the residency.
TURN2 Residencies in Berlin

Deadline: 24/10/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Germany
Duration: 3 months
Apply: ZK/U Berlin
Details: The residency comprises a studio at the ZK/U Berlin for living and working, monthly studio visits and open studio events, mentoring programme, covering of travel expenses and limited budget for research material and networking travels to art institutions in Germany as well as a monthly scholarship €1,500.



Open Call Fresh Perspectives #6

Deadline: 27/10/2021
Type: Grant
Location: The Netherlands
Amount: Up to€45,000
Apply: Stimulerings Fonds
Details: The Fund invites mid-career makers/designers from the creative industries to submit a proposal, together with a collaboration partner, which focuses on tackling a current social issue. The grant is given out in three phases: start-up - implementation - presentation.
Braunschweig Projects

Deadline: 27/10/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Germany
Duration: 8 - 12 months
Apply: HBK Braunschweig
Details:Funding is provided in the form of scholarships of €1,250 per month over a period of 12 months. During this period, students are required to reside at the HBK for at least 8 months during the lecture period in the summer and winter semesters. Seven scholarships will be awarded: two in the field of Sound Art and five in the field of Fine Art.
Anonymous Open Call

Deadline: 30/10/2021
Type: Exhibition
Location: Austria
Duration: 1 week
Apply: RYY12
Details: Lookong for an artist to present a project duringVienna Art Week 2021 in our exhibition space —vetrine facing the street and measures 290 x 200 x 90 cm. In case of interest, proposal will be uploaded anonymously as PDF on google drive. Please note, that transport and production costs must be covered by the artist.



AIR_Frankfurt: Curator in residence

Deadline: 31/10/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Germany
Duration: 2 months
Apply: basis frankfurt
Details: The curatorial resident will be fully funded, covering travel expenses and a per diem of €1000/month, assistance with visa. He/she will be hosted in a fully equipped studio apartment at basis e.v. in the heart of frankfurt. travel expenses and an additional fee for the exhibition will be covered as well.
New Conversations: Creative Partnership Grants

Deadline: 31/10/2021
Type: Grant
Location: UK
Amount: up to £6,000
Apply: Farnham Maltings
Details: 5 grants of up to £6,000 GBP / 130,500 EGP to support the development of new, collaborative performance works that are created and presented without meeting in person. Selected projects will also have the opportunity to be presented as part of D-CAF and Arab Arts Focus 2022.
K-oh-llective: Call for Publications

Deadline: 31/10/2021
Type: Call for Publications
Location: kohllective.com
Duration: Rolling
Apply: K-oh-llective
Details: K-oh-llective invites artists, writers, art practitioners and curators from the SWANA region to submit their art publications to create a rich archive and an open-source database. We are seeking all kinds of different publications; artist/art books, art theory, zines, exhibition catalogues, research papers, self-published works, etc.



September


Mudun Short Story Prize

Deadline: 1/9/2021
Type: Prize
Location: UAE
Amount: $250 - $350
Apply: Barjeel Art Foundation
Details: An international competition that invites writers to showcase, in fiction, a city in the Arab world they know intimately. We will be accepting single entries in English and Arabic, and of no more than 5,000 words.
Henry Moore Grants

Deadline: 2/9/2021
Type: Grant
Location: UK
Amount: up to £20,000
Apply: The Henry Moore Foundation
Details: Henry Moore Grants supports sculpture and seeks to fund research that expands the appreciation of sculpture, through new projects, commissions, acquisitions and funding research and publications.

TKR 2024 Remote Residency


Deadline: 5/9/2021
Type: Virtual residency
Location: Latvia
Duration: 12 weeks
Apply: Squadrennial
Details: Commitment to 4-6 hours per week; availability to video calls; lectors and mentors from Latvian art scene; selected artist participation in festival 2024.





Basita Fellowship


Deadline: 8/9/2021 (Mentors)
Deadline: 15/9/2021 (Artists)

Type: Fellowship
Location: Middle East
Duration: 12 months
Apply: Basita.live
Details: The program will support 20 performing artists/groups with technical, managerial, marketing, and digital capacities, to be self-sustained financially and be able to navigate the digital era.
The Atlas Workshops

Deadline: 8/9/2021
Type: Workshop
Location: Morocco
Awards: €56,000
Apply: Marrakech Intl. Film Festival
Details: Projects in development and films in production or post-production by filmmakers from the Arab world and the African continent who are working on their first, second or third feature-length film.

Pact Zollverein Residencies

Deadline: 8/9/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Germany

Duration: 3 – 6 weeks

Apply: Pact Zollverein
Details: Open to professional artists who work in the areas of dance, performance, media arts or music and closely linked to the core strands of activity in presenting work and facilitating research and development.





A Fair New Idea?! Diversity in the arts

Deadline: 10/9/2021
Type: Call for ideas Location: Belgium (Flanders + Brussels) Grants: €12,000
Apply: A Fair New Idea
Details: A jury will 7 seven short pitches to receive €400 to submit a detailed proposal. The jury has an envelope of €12,000 euros available to allocate to one winning proposal, or to divide among multiple (max 3) strong proposals.
Phileas Funding & Collaborations

Deadline: 10/9/2021
Type: Grant
Location: Austria
Apply: Phileas projects
Details: Based in Vienna, Phileas enables ambitious projects within the field of contemporary art. Its activities focus primarily on international exhibitions by Austrian and Austria-based artists. Applications must be submitted by an institution.

‘Design, Furniture, Wood’ Artist Residency

Deadline: 10/9/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Mana, French Guiana
Duration: 4 - 5 weeks
Apply: CARMA
Details: A budget of up to €1,800 € for artistic production (equipment, materials, tools), accommodation, per diem of €30. The resident's travel to Mana will be paid for by the association.





4SFest: Electronic Music Residency

Deadline: 12/9/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Morocco
Duration: 4 days
Apply: 4SFEST
Details: For amateur Dj, Professional Dj, Producer, Sounds Artist, Records Collector or any person wishing to master the techniques of DJ mixing through a variety of ways such as: technical support, a series of training workshops and networking events.

Young Space

Deadline: 12/9/2021
Type: Online Exhibition
Location: Instagram
Apply: yngspc
Details: Where? Young Space Views @ views.yngspc.com, plus social platforms. Who? Artists from all over the world, in every career stage, are invited to submit works in any medium for consideration. How much? Entry fee is a suggested $20 in a pay-what-you-can format (min. $5). At least 10% of all proceeds directly fund the Young Space grant and other prizes for emerging artists.

To Be Antwerp

Deadline: 13/9/2021
Type: Performance program
Location: Belgium
Duration: 2 days
Apply: To Be Antwerp
Details: Each artist gets aperformance spot in the city center of Antwerp, support by the To Be team as well as an artist fee. We can support artists from in and outside of Belgium with a travel fee. It is possible to have a nonphysical performance.





Henrike Grohs Art Award

Deadline: 17/9/2021 (extended)
Type: Art prize
Location: Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire
Amount: €10,000 - €20,000
Apply: Goethe.de
Details: The winning individual artist or collective will get€20,000 cash prize and €10,000 for production. Two runners ups will be awarded a cash prize of €5,000 each. Each iteration of the awards' ceremony is celebrated at a different biennale or major art event on the continent.


How to become a resident

Deadline: 21/9/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Switzerland
Duration: 2 - 24 weeks
Apply: Fondation Jan Michalski
Details: Residences are available for all types of writers engaged in literary creation. Travel costs to and from their home address will be covered by the Foundation. Residents are granted a monthly allowance of CHF 1,200.
Aarhus Arab Film Festival

Deadline: 29/9/2021
Type: Festival
Location: Denmark
Apply: Filmfreeway
Details: ‏Vast diversity of the Arab world by providing an insight into Arabic films, cultures and thoughts through the organization of an internationally-oriented film festival aimed at a Danish audience, with the best of the Arab film world.



Art Jameel Shop

Deadline: 30/9/2021
Type: Call for sales
Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE
Apply: Art Jameel
Details: Art Jameel is inviting artists and desginers from the SWANA region to submit existing products and new designs for an opportunity to join the range of limited-edition and thoughtfully-chosen items on offer at the Art Jameel Shop at Jameel Arts Centre in Dubai and the online platform.

Fleetstreet Residency

Deadline: 30/9/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Germany
Duration: 1 - 3 months
Apply: Fleetstreet Theater
Details: For groups not based in Hamburg, a studio apartment is provided and a cash grant of €1,000 per month will be paid. All groups will receive a grant of the amount of €1,000 per month each.


August


MARKK: Archive of Experiences

Deadline: 3/8/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Germany
Duration: 3 months
Apply: MARKK Museum
Details: Coverage of travel expenses, housing and living expenses (up to f €9,000). Access to the museum’s holdings and archives, a workplace within the museum, coverage of production costs in the context of the exhibition (up to of €12,000).
DISKURS35

Deadline: 5/8/2021
Type: Festival, residency, workshop
Location: Germany
Duration: 3 weeks
Apply: Diskurs Festival
Details: DISKURS will offer a professional fee (at least €300), accommodation, travel costs (up to €140) and material costs  (up to €150). The residency includes: a fee (min. €800), food and accommodation, a studio space, material costs (min. €140).

AFAC - Cinema


Deadline: 6/8/2021, 5:00 PM Beirut Time
Type: Producation Grant
Location: Lebanon
Grant: up to $50,000
Apply: AFAC
Details: Short and medium-length narrative films and feature narratives that are in production or post-production phases.




AFAC - Music


Deadline: 6/8/2021, 5:00 PM Beirut Time
Type: Producation Grant
Location: Lebanon
Grant: up to $50,000
Apply: AFAC
Details:Music production, performances, collaborations, album recordings and festivals.

Homebound Residency Program


Deadline: 7/8/2021
Type: Online residency
Location: UAE/ Online
Grant: AED 20,000
Apply: Warehouse421
Details: The programme seeks to support creative practitioners to produce new works and explore the digital forms of community engagement while working remotely. Between October 2021 and April 2022, residenst will receive curatorial support and a production budget.

Willi Münzenberg-Forum


Deadline: 8/8/2021
Type: Art Competition
Location: Germany
Prize: up to €5,000
Apply: Willi Münzenberg-Forum
Details:Categories of photography, film and collage. The works of all prize winners will be shown in an exhibition from October 01st to October 31th 2021, at the foyer of Franz-Mehring-Platz in Berlin, as well as online.



First Solo Residencies

Deadline: 10/8/2021
Type: Residency
Location: UAE
Duration: 2-3 months
Apply: Tashkeel
Details: A self-directed residency for UAE-based art‭ ‬and design practitioners‭, ‬who will be awarded a total fee of AED 10,000 and a production budget of AED 10,000. The residency will result in an exhibition or public outcome.
Al Murabbaa Art Festival

Deadline: 12/8/2021
Type: Festival
Location: UAE
Duration: 10 days
Apply: Al Murabbaa Arts
Details: A 10-day showcase of diverse and collaborative art experiences, instalations, exhibitions, programmes, workshops in the UAE. An amount (to be disclosed later) will be given to the artist in order to produce art for the festival.

K3 Residency Programme 2022/2023

Deadline: 12/8/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Germany
Duration: 8 months
Apply: K3 - Zentrum für Choreographie
Details: Open call to choreographers, the residency includes mentoring and dramaturgical, technical, and production related support.




Video Art and Experimental Film Event


Deadline: 16/8/2021
Type: Screening event
Location: The Netherlands
Duration: 3 days
Apply: SEA Foundation
Details: VAEFE aims to show documentary, experimental artist films, videos and artworks in the Autumn of 2021, that is planned as an Open Air event. All selected artists will receive a screening fee.

Ithra Art Prize


Deadline: 16/8/2021
Type: Art Prize
Location: UAE
Prize: up to $100,000
Apply: Ithra
Details:Individual artists as well as collectives should propose a new, original work, exclusive to Ithra, with a proudction budget not exceeding $100,000, to be produced by December 2021.
Research on the Arts Program

Deadline: 16/8/2021, 5:00 PM Beirut Time
Type: Grant program
Location: Lebanon
Amount: $15,000 - $35,000
Apply: AFAC
Details: RAP seeks to promote and develop the field of research on the arts in the Arab region, a geographical and cultural space rich with art legacies and contemporary art practices waiting to be studied and analyzed.




Training and Regional Events


Deadline: 16/8/2021, 5:00 PM Beirut Time
Type: Grant
Location: Lebanon
Amount: $25,000 - $35,000
Apply: AFAC
Details: The grant supports trainings and workshops in the different cultural and artistic fields, in addition to residencies, symposiums, forums, and festivals (multidisciplinary, music, film, performing arts, visual arts, literature…).

Mizna: The Experimental Issue


Deadline: 20/8/2021
Type: Call for submissions
Location: US/The Arab World
Apply: Mizna
Details: Works that challenge conventional forms, language, and ideas within the literary process. Experimental works of poetry, fiction, non-fiction, comics, and mixed print genres will all be considered.


Internship and Mentorship Program
Deadline: 23/8/2021
Type: Internship, mentorship
Location: UAE
Apply: Warehouse421
Details: A program for emerging-creative professionals in the bid to provide professional preparation and career development to committed professionals in their early careers, through working with the Head of Warehouse421, Programs Manager, Education Manager or Communications Manager. This is a paid internship opportunity.




Prince Claus Mentorship Awards

Deadline: 26/8/2021
Type: Mentorship program
Location: The Netherlands
Duration: 1 year
Apply: Prince Claus Fund
Details: 12 emerging artists and cultural practitioners with 4 mentors. Each participant receives an award of €6,000 to work on a body of work, with an additional €4,000 being available for either a collaboration, or if their concept solidifies in the process and needs extra budget to be realised.

INHABIT 2022


Deadline: 29/8/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Germany
Duration: 3 months
Apply: Max Planck Institute
Details: Artist’s fee €8,000, accommodation fee €2,000,  production budget depending on the project, travel costs to and in Frankfurt are covered. Collaborations with scientists, access to the library, sound studio and scientific facilities of the institute as well as curatorial support during the residency.

S+T+ARTS4Water Consortium


Deadline: 30/8/2021
Type: Residency
Location: EU
Duration: max. 6 months
Apply: S+T+ARTS
Details: 10 grants will be awarded, the budget for each residency is €40,000, including artwork production and artist fees.



Verein Zentralwäscherei

Deadline: 30/8/2021
Type: Co-production, events
Location: Switzerland
Apply: Verein Zentralwäscherei
Details: Are you looking for a location in which you or your collective can present your production / event / idea? Such as exhibitions, social formats, discursive formats, political events, concerts, theaters, installations, safe spaces and sound performances.

NTAA 2022


Deadline: 30/8/2021
Type: Prize
Location: Belgium
Amount: €5,000
Apply: Zebrastraat Ghent
Details: Costs regarding transport, accommodation and installation are covered. The 20 selected projects will be published on the website. There will be a jury prize and a public prize, in both cases a cash award of €5,000 will be allocated to a work and to its creator.

Atelier Calder


Deadline: 31/8/2021
Type: Residency
Location: France
Duration: 3 months
Apply: Atelier Calder
Details: €5,000 stipened and €6,000 for production, accomodation + exhibition space in Sache, France.



July



Web Residencies #16: Solidarity is a verb

Deadline: 1/7/2021
Type: Online residency
Location: Germany
Duration: 1 month
Apply:  Akademie Solitude
Details: Four project proposals wil be rewarded with a four-week residency and a 750-euro grant.

Vantage Point Sharjah 9

Deadline: 3/7/2021
Type: Photography exhibition
Location: UAE
Prize: $1,500
Apply: Sharjah Art Foundation
Details: A selection of images will be presented during an upcoming exhibition at Al Hamriyah Studios. One winner in each category will be selected to receive a prize of $1,500.

Art, Ecology & The Commons

Deadline: 5/7/2021
Type: Program
Location: Lebanon
Duration: 10 days
Apply:Temporary Art Platform
Details: This call is open to practitioners based in Lebanon and the A


Naqd Critique

Deadline: 10/7/2021
Type: Collaborative project
Location: UAE
Duration: 2 weeks
Apply:  Naqd Critique
Details: Naqd Critique will host virtual meetings for discussions & research development of their collaborative project and work in progress, and will host a critique session of the produced works, accompanied with a display of the artworks on Naqd's Page.

Curatorial Development Program

Deadline: 11/7/2021 (extended)
Type: Program
Location: UAE
Duration: 6 months
Apply: Warehouse421
Details: The successful curator/curatorial collective will receive an award of 20,000 AED and participate in a structured program; A weekly colloquium or workshop and Individual collaboration with BICAR and Warehouse421 staff.
minus20degree

Deadline: 14/7/2021
Type: Exhibition
Location: Austria
Duration: 1 week
Apply: minus20degree
Details: minus20degree will provide a rtist fee: € 1,000, production budget: up to € 1,600 and a travel budget: up to €400.


First International Festival of Manuports

Deadline: 15/7/2021
Type: Group exhibition
Location: Finland
Duration: 2 days
Apply:  Kohta
Details: Artists in all countries, send us your manuports in the mail! We promise to exhibit all works received, and to name their authors in our communication about and documentation of the exhibition.
The Africa Institute Research Fellowship Programme

Deadline: 15/7/2021
Type: Fellowship
Location: UAE
Duration: 2 days
Apply: The Africa Institute
Details: The inaugural cohort has two senior fellows and two postdoctoral fellows who can interact with scholars/academics in their area of research to enrich their scholarly experiences and future projects.

DJ Masterclass


Deadline: 19/7/2021
Type: Masterclass
Location: Cairo, Copenhagen
Duration: 3 days
Apply: DEDI
Details: Successful applicants from Denmark will have their return flights, visa fees and accommodation covered, lunch and coffee breaks will be provided at the venue in Cairo.



A.Mal Collective: Register Your Interest


Deadline: 23/7/2021
Type: Online residency
Location: UK, Morocco
Duration: 4 months
Apply: A.Mal Collective
Details: The residency will include new commissions, talks, workshops and a touring exhibition with 4 artists across the UK and Morocco.

Biennale College Arte 2021/2022


Deadline: 26/7/2021
Type: Program
Location: Venice
Duration: 4 months
Apply: La Biennale di Venezia
Details: 12 artistic projects of emerging artists under 30 will be chosen to develop further their projects in a series of workshops focused on training, research and experimentation. The workshop will cover the conception, development, production.
Photography Laboratory

Deadline: 26/7/2021
Type: Program
Location: Alexandria
Duration: 1 month
Apply: 6 Bab Sharq
Details: The Photography Lab aims to develop the visual narrative of participants. The programme consists of three main approaches: theoretical workshops, guidance sessions, and practical space for carrying out projects.




B’AV_Lab


Deadline: 28/7/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Alexandria
Duration: 1 month
Apply: B'sarya
Details:An artistic lab that aimed at emergring artists who are based in Alexandria, to produce interdisciplinary works with audio-visual, interactive and digitial media components.

“Water, Climate, Materiality”


Deadline: 30/7/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Germany
Duration: 3 months
Apply: Museum am Rothenbaum
Details: Travel and subsistence: 4,000 €, artist honorarium including production/material costs 11,000 €, access to the museum’s holdings and archives and a work place within the museum.
Artistic Development Exhibition

Deadline: 31/7/2021
Type: Exhibition program
Location: UAE
Duration: 1 year
Apply: Warehouse421
Details: For UAE-based artists, a commissioning exhibition, with 10,000 AED participation fee, and support by experienced art educators, interlocutors, and curators towards producing a new body of work to be displayed in 2022.



On The Road Again

Deadline: 31/7/2021
Type: Partnerships program
Location: Egypt, Switzerland
Amount: Up to CHF 20,000
Apply:  Pro Helvetia Cairo
Details: Projects that connect multiple partners from the Arab region with Swiss partners/artists to work on exploring new realms of international cultural exchange, where innovative formats are initiated, and beneficial artistic exchanges are created.

Fanak Fund Mo­bil­i­ty Grant


Deadline: 31/7/2021
Type: Mobility grant
Location: France
Apply: Fanak Fund
Details: Artists and cul­tur­al op­er­a­tors based in the mem­ber coun­tries of the Arab league or Mid­dle East can ap­ply for a trav­el grant to Eu­rope or with­in the coun­tries of the Arab League or Mid­dle East. The fund covers one in­ter­na­tion­al re­turn trav­el tick­et, PCR tests, visa and in­sur­ance costs.
Vice Versa

Deadline: 31/7/2021
Type: Workshop
Location: Egypt (Online)
Duration: 2 months
Apply: A Kiss in the Desert
Details: The workshop focuses on the development of autobiographical audiovisual projects, including meetings, artist talks, screenings, readings, informal gatherings, filed trips, art exhibitions, and photo walks.



Aus

Deadline: 31/7/2021
Type: Exhibition proposals
Location: Switzerland
Duration: Janurary 2022 - March 2023
Apply:  Ausstellungsraum Klingental
Details: Ausstellungsraum Klingental offers space for the realisation of experimental projects, daring ideas and concrete exhibition concepts that investigate, promote and communicate
contemporary art.  

Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin 2022

Deadline: 31/7/2021
Type: Exhibition/screening
Location: Paris, Berlin
Duration: 4 Days
Apply:  Art-action
Details: Any individual or organization can submit one or several works; film, video and multimedia submissions. There is no restriction for length nor genre, must be produced within the last two years.


June



Initiation as Methodology


Deadline: 6/6/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Greece
Duration: 1 month
Apply: Delta Pi productions
Details:Travel costs, accommodation expenses & per diems, €1,000artistic fee and up to €1,000 production costs for the creation of a new piece of work. Material/ Curatorial support.

Borrowed Vision


Deadline: 6/6/2021
Type: Critique & Discussion
Location: Online
Duration: 6 months
Apply: Naqd Critique
Details:The program invites 6 creatives to take over all of Naqd Critique platforms every month to curate and moderate critique sessions each in their own vision.

L’ESTIVE Residency


Deadline: 9/6/2021
Type: Residency
Location: France
Duration: 4 - 6 weeks
Apply: Glassbox
Details:Budget of €3,000 , including €500 in fees for the artist. Does not cover accommodation or travel expenses.



Mahy Khalifa Art Fund


Deadline: 10/6/2021
Type: Scholarship
Location: Egypt
Apply:  Art D’Égypte
Details: One candidate every year receives the Scholarship which covers all tuition/living expenses. Graduate Degree (masters) or Non-Degree (research institution) in Visual Arts, New Media arts, Art History, Art Criticism, Curating and Art Management.

The IEEE VIS Arts Program


Deadline: 10/6/2021
Type: Conference
Location: USA
Duration: 1 month
Apply: VISAP
Details:A forum where visualization researchers, designers, and media artists come together to discuss data visualization, topics relevant to art, design, and academic research communities.

The Garage Digital Grant

Deadline: 10/6/2021
Type: Grant
Location: Russia
Amount: Up to $4,200
Apply: Garage.Digital
Details:Five grants will be awarded; an artist fee of $800 and a project Budget of up to $3,400. Projects will be presented on the Garage Digital platform.



If There Were A There, It Would Be…

Deadline: 13/6/2021
Type: Residency
Location: France, Palestine, Belgium
Duration: 4 weeks
Apply:  Camargo Foundation
Details: A grant of €3000 for each participant to develop their project, additional grant to cover travel expenses, accommodation, provided by the partner hosting the residency.

Hybrida Residency


Deadline: 13/6/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Sweden
Duration: 6 weeks
Apply: Hybrida.Space
Details: For artists based in Europe, accommodation, travel expenses up to €250, €200production budget, and remuneration  of €300 by the end of the residency.

Rupert’s Residency

Deadline: 16/6/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Lithuania
Duration: 1 - 3 Months
Apply: Rupert.lt
Details:Rupert provides studios, curatorial support, a minimum of 2 studio visits or feedback sessions, access to required contacts, tools, materials and information for research and production.



Tasawar Curatorial Studios

Deadline: 20/6/2021
Type: Study program
Location: Tunis
Duration: 1 year
Apply:  Tasawar
Details: For artists, curators, art mediators, and cultural producers, researchers, and writers on art who wish to integrate curatorial frameworks and activities into their practice.

Tashweesh: Online Retreat

Deadline: 25/6/2021
Type: Online Retreat
Location: Belgium, Tunis, Austria
Duration: 2 days
Apply:  Beursschouwburg
Details: The selected applicants will share their work in the two-day online retreat as well as to participate in closed and public conversations. Presenters will be each paid a fee of €580.

Caldera Artists in Residence


Deadline: 25/6/2021
Type: Residency
Location: USA
Duration: 2 -3.5 weeks
Apply: Caldera Arts
Details: Caldera provides cabins, studio space and stipend of $800 - $1200. Residents will provide their own materials, equipment, transportation, and food.



Artistic Research Grant

Deadline: 26/6/2021
Type: Grant
Location: UAE
Amount: Up to $20,000
Apply: Warehouse421
Details:Open to local and regional early-to-mid-career creative practitioners to support practice-based research investigating contemporary social questions through interdisciplinary methodologies and active engagement.
Amman International Film Festival

Deadline: 28/6/2021
Type: Film Festival
Location: Jordan
Duration: 1 week
Apply: aiff.jo
Details:With the main focus on emerging filmmakers, AIFF seeks works that manifest artistic boldness, strength of form and originality in the use of the medium of film.

Zurich Film Festival

Deadline: 30/6/2021
Type: Film Festival
Location: Switzerland
Duration: 1 week
Apply: filmfreeway
Details:The 17th Zurich Film Festival is looking for cinematic discoveries from all over the world. Projects completed after October 1, 2020.


May



Sommerakademie Paul Klee


Deadline: 5/5/2021, 7am CET
Type: Two-year program
Location: Switzerland
Duration: 3 months
Apply: Sommerakademie Paul Klee
Details:Lectures and seminars, teaching opportunities at HKB, CHF 500 production stipend, per diem, tutorials with the SPK curator.

Vorman Fellow


Deadline: 6/5/2021
Type: Fellowship
Location: Netherlands
Duration: 6 months
Apply: Jan van Eyck Academie
Details: The Fellow will receive access to own studio, a monthly stipend of €1,000, a working budget of €1,091, as well as accommodation for the duration of the residency period.

Salzburg Summer Academy


Deadline: 10/5/2021
Type: Scholarship
Location: Austria
Duration: 6 weeks
Apply:  Summer Academy
Details: Scholarships for students from Eastern Europe. Covers participating fees, travel costs up to €200 and living costs of €190 per week.




Prince Claus Seed Awards


Deadline: 11/5/2021
Type: Prize
Location: Netherlands
Amount: €5,000
Apply:  The Prince Claus Fund
Details: 100 emerging artists with 1-5 of professional experience will be awarded with €5000 to develop their artistic practice.

Bringing an archive to life


Deadline: 13/5/2021
Type: Workshop and archiving
Location: Egypt
Duration: 1 month
Apply:  Cimatheque
Details: Volunteers will get an introductory workshop and help with archiving a collection of books, magazines, posters, flyers, manuscripts, catalogs, films, etc.

AFAC - Performing Arts


Deadline: 14/5/2021 5:00 PM Beirut Time
Type: Producation Grant
Location: Lebanon
Grant: up to $35,000
Apply: AFAC
Details: Contemporary dance, public performances, street art, live art, site-specific format, documentary theatre, and festivals, playwriting, acting, directing, dancing, and choreography workshops.



AFAC - Documentary Program


Deadline: 14/5/2021 5:00 PM Beirut Time
Type: Producation Grant
Location: Lebanon
Grant: up to $35,000
Apply: AFAC
Details: Short and medium-length documentary films and feature documentary film projects that are in production or post-production phases.

WIJHAT


Deadline: 15/5/2021 5:00 PM Beirut Time
Type: Mobility Grant
Location: Lebanon
Grant: up to $8,000
Apply: Al Mawred Al Thaqafy
Details: The program covers artistic and cultural festivals, artistic residencies, forums, conferences and symposia, artistic and creative production workshops.

School of Kindness


Deadline: 15/5/2021 (extended)
Type: Workshop
Location: Bulgaria
Duration: 2-4 months
Apply: ÆTHER
Details: Tuition-free program, participants finance their own travel and two-week stay.



Awal/Andam


Deadline: 15/5/2021 (extended)
Type: Residency
Location: Morocco
Duration: 10 days
Apply:  Le 18, Derb el Ferrane
Details: Support includes a workshop/training residency, recording equipment and research grants for public university students.

Animation School

Deadline: 18/5/2021
Type: School/Programme
Location: Egypt
Duration: 4 months
Apply: 6 BAB SHARQ
Details: Programme starts in June 2021, applicants have to be residents of Alexandria and must have their own laptops, and ideas for animation film productions.

Solidarity Fund for African Artists


Deadline: 20/5/2021
Type: Grant
Location: Mali
Grant: up to€3,000
Apply: African Culture Fund
Details: For artists with 5 years of experience, residing in Africa who can demonstrate a situation of vulnerability due to the Covid-19 health crisis.



Fikra Designer in Residence

Deadline: 20/5/2021
Type: Online Residency
Location: UAE
Duration: 3 months
Apply: Fikra
Details: 2 designers will be selected to produce a project about their and our understanding of time. A stipend of AED 2,000 per month for research and production (AED 6,000 total).
Remote Closeness

Deadline: 24/5/2021 (extended)
Type: Exh
Location: Jordan
Duration: One week
Apply: The Lab of the Future
Details: Exhibition at the Jordan National Gallery of Fine Arts and trails in Jordanian cities with QR-code links to artworks online. 300-500 JOD for new productions and 150 JOD lending fees for existing artworks.

The Caravan Residency


Deadline: 30/5/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Multi-city
Duration: year-long
Apply: Onassis
Details: Travel, accommodation and meals. Participants will receive €3,000 and a budget of up to € 500 to cover the production costs.



Politics of Heritage Residency

Deadline: 30/5/2021
Type: Residency Location: Athens, Alexandria, Marseille Duration: 6 months
Apply: Onassis
Details: Travel, accommodation and meals. Participants will receive €3,000 and a budget of up to € 500 to cover the production costs.

Disembodied Territories


Deadline: 30/5/2021 (extended)
Type: Mapping Project
Location: Africa
Duration: 3 months
Apply: Disembodiedterritories
Details: This call for entries invites contributors to map the ways in which the African continent keeps reinventing, resummoning, or unbounding itself from dominant frames of place-making.

Residency for Visual Artist

Deadline: 31/5/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Switzerland Duration: 2 months Apply: Stadtgalerie Bern
Details:The use of a small studio, accommodation, a grant of CHF 3,000 as per diem and CHF 2,000 for production costs.


April



Triangle - Astérides 


Deadline: 29/4/2021
Type: Residency
Location: France
Duration: 3 months
Apply: Triangle France
Details: Studio, accommodation, €1000 artist fees (help with fund-raising) and arranged studio visits.

Dogo Residenz Für Neue Kunst


Deadline: 30/4/2021
Type: Residency
Location: Switzerland
Duration: 2/3/4 months
Apply: Dogo Residenz
Details: Only accommodation is provided.


AFAC - Visual Arts


Deadline: 30/4/2021
Type: Producation Grant
Location: Lebanon
Grant: up to $35,000
Apply: AFAC
Details: Painting, sculpting, photography, installations, audio-video arts, publications, and exhibitions.



AFAC - Creative Writings


Deadline: 30/4/2021
Type: Producation Grant
Location: Lebanon
Grant: up to $35,000
Apply: AFAC
Details: Critical writings on art, theatrical writings, children and youth literature, graphic novel, short story, poetry, online publishing platforms, only in arabic.

AFAC - Documentary Photograpy


Deadline: 30/4/2021
Type: Producation Grant
Location: Lebanon
Grant: $5,000
Apply: AFAC
Details: Mentorship, The grant may be used to begin a new project or to complete work on an existing project.


10th Cairo Video Festival


Deadline: 30/4/2021
Type: Festival
Location: Egypt
Duration: October 2021
Apply: Medrar
Details: Maximum 2 entries per author, works produced after January 2021, no loner than 30 minutes.




Contemporary Middle East


Deadline: 30/4/2021
Type: Sound and performance project
Location: Germany
Amount: Not specified 
Apply: conmidea
Details: Possible formats of realization might be: a window performance, video- or lifestream, working with choreographic instructions for local (or remote) performers.

Wed Residencies #15

Deadline: 30/4/2021
Type: Online residency
Location: Germany
Duration: 4 weeks
Apply: Akademie Schloss Solitude
Details: Five proposals will be selected to take part and will be rewarded with an 800-euro grant.




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